8 Section Leader/Soloists
Date: August 4, 2014
Location: Wayzata, Minnesota 55391, Minnesota, USA
WAYZATA COMMUNITY CHURCH CHANCEL CHOIR
SECTION LEADER AUDITIONS 2014-2015 Season
Monday & Tuesday August 11 & 12
The Chancel Choir of Wayzata Community Church (UCC) will be holding auditions for 8 paid Section Leaders/Soloists positions on Monday and Tuesday evenings August 11 & 12, 2014 in the Choir Room, 125 East Wayzata Boulevard, Wayzata, MN 55391
Auditions include two prepared sacred solos (one in a foreign language, please), vocal exercises to test range and musicianship, sight reading and discussion. Accompanist provided. Process lasts about ½ hour.
The Chancel Choir is a select 50-voice auditioned choir that sings excellent choral literature for worship most Sundays September through May. The choir also collaborates regularly with Wayzata Symphony Orchestra, WCC orchestra in residence. 2013-2014 collaborations included Rutter Requiem, Saint-Saëns Christmas Oratorio, Haydn Harmoniemesse and the premiere of Nothing is Silent, Nothing is Dark by Curtis Kettler, commissioned for WCC Chancel Choir and WSO by Robert Parish. 2014-2015 anticipated collaborations are a music festival, Rutter Requiem, and Mozart Requiem. Section Leaders generally serve as soloists in these collaborations and occasionally sing as an ensemble.
The Vision of Wayzata Community Church: Inspire the world with the inclusive love of Jesus.
The Vision of WCC Chancel Choir: Called to express God’s grace and love through song.
For more information see Music Ministry at WWW.wayzatacommunitychurch.org.
To schedule an audition contact Rich Carlson, Music Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org